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Morning News Watch
railroad crossing work is jamming jcmo traffic

Public Works crews and Union Pacific have shut down West McCarty from Bolivar to the tri-level interchange. Part of Bolivar Street is closed as well. A Union Pacific crossing is falling apart and is being replaced. The rubberized crossing and ...Read More

the hunt is on for a woman missing near camdenton

The search continues in Camden County near Montreal for a woman who wandered into deep woods behind her home Sunday night. Nobody has seen 53-year-old Kathleen Rogers since. Search and rescue teams spent all night Sunday and through the day ...Read More

m-s-p prison tours are back in business

If you want to go on one of the ghost tours at the old M-S-P prison .. you better already be on the waiting list … The overnight ghost tours are booked up through October. Sheila Sanford says there are ...Read More


Columbia police have a suspect in custody for a string of robberies. Police believe DeShawn Smith robbed the Super 8 motel Saturday night, and then Motel 6 early Monday morning. Police caught up with Smith after he robbed the Fast ...Read More

new st. marys just about ready to go

You’ll soon see them moving into the new St. Marys Health Center. On “KWOS Open Air”, Tony Houston says they’ll transfer patients November 16th but he adds that some staff is already there … The 300 – thousand square foot ...Read More

motel stick up in columbia — post office hit in kingdom city

Columbia police are looking for a suspect who held up the Super 8 motel Saturday night. Police say the man walked into the hotel with a gun and demanded money. And the Callaway County sheriff’s department is looking for a ...Read More

dixon suspects caught with stolen items and a bomb

Three people from the Dixon area are in the Pulaski County jail this morning after police found several stolen items, weapons and even a bomb at a home off Route early Saturday morning. The sheriff’s department had been looking for ...Read More

what will the transportation sales tax mean for jcmo projects?

You’ll see plenty of Jefferson City projects on Mo-Dot’s transportation tax wish list. Included is work on Jefferson City’s Memorial airport … Passage of the August ballot issue would also designate funding for Jefferson City’s buses to run extended hours ...Read More

road work is about done in apache flats

The finishing touches going in on the Business 50 project in the Apache Flats area west of Jefferson City. The contractor on that project now reports to being a week ahead of schedule. Public works officials still looking to mid-August ...Read More

name of man who was shot at a columbia trailer park released

Boone County authorities know the name of a man shot to death in a Prathersville trailer Wednesday night…but that’s about all the sheriff’s department is saying. The dead man is 47- year old John Chalfant. Police briefly detained and questioned ...Read More


KWOS Open Air
2 More Big Small Business Contest Winners Announced

CONGRATULATIONS to our 2 latest winners in the KWOS/RMI Big Small Business Contest: Backyard Archers of Linn and Eco Zipline Tours of New Florence Here's our interview with (l-r) Mike Seeper of Eco Zipline Tours, Zola Finch of RMI, and ...Read More

Historian Gary Kremer On Open Air

World War I discrimination in Missouri, Sunset Lake, town baseball teams, and more...we discussed them all with Dr. Gary Kremer, head of the State Historical Society Of Missouri. Here's our latest conversation on KWOS Open Air:[display_podcast]

Actor Dan Lauria On KWOS Open Air

He was the dad on "The Wonder Years", "Lombardi" on Broadway, and currently starring in the TBS sitcom "Sullivan & Sons".  Emmy-winning actor Dan Lauria joined his friends Dingani Beza and Tom Durkin on KWOS Open Air:[display_podcast]

Actor Charley Koontz On Open Air

Actor Charley Koontz is one of the stars of "The Haunting Of Cellblock 11", shot at the old state prison in Jefferson City.  He is also featured in the TV sitcom "Community".  He joined us on KWOS Open Air: [display_podcast]

New St. Mary’s On The Home Stretch

Workers are putting the finishing touches on the new St. Mary's Health Center in Jefferson City.  We got a project update from St. Mary's Chief Operating Officer Tony Houston on KWOS Open Air: [display_podcast]